Bob Steinburg challenges incumbent Tim Spear for District 2 seat in state House of Representatives

By CATHERINE KOZAK Bob Steinburg didn’t think it was right that a candidate for state office should go unchallenged in November’s election. Before he knew it, the Edenton Republican had filed to face off against incumbent Democrat Tim Spear for the District 2 seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives. Active for years in […] Local News |  Full Article

20 years ago a runaway dredge tore a hole in the Bonner Bridge, and islanders and visitors relied on temporary ferries for months…WITH SLIDE SHOW

BY CATHERINE KOZAK A hard nor’easter was pounding the Outer Banks as Mickey Baker and  Carmie Prete hustled home to Ocracoke Island that October night 20 years ago, intent on beating the heavy weather before Highway 12 flooded. As they crossed the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge, they spied something odd looming in the darkness, just […] Local News |  Full Article

A romantic couple are the first to wed at the newly relocated and renovated Serendipity…WITH SLIDE SHOW

By JOY CRIST On a crystal clear October Saturday, the famed “Nights in Rodanthe” house, Serendipity, celebrated a new milestone in its long journey from condemned rental home to Hatteras Island icon. The newly relocated and renovated Serendipity welcomed its first wedding on Oct. 23, a fitting event for a home that, thanks to Nicholas […] Local News |  Full Article